(a) The executive director shall award certification for a
period of one year if an environmental testing laboratory's application and
operations conform to standards for certification and this chapter.
(b) The executive director may issue an interim certification
for up to 12 months to an environmental testing laboratory that meets standards
for certification and requirements of this chapter except that an environmental
testing laboratory assessment has not been completed because the executive
director has been unable to schedule the assessment within six months of receiving
a complete application for accreditation.
Source Note: The provisions of this §25.56 adopted to be effective September 12, 2002, 27 TexReg 8480